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Mo Gilligan: Black British & Funny

Channel 4 documentary about the black comedy circuit. 1 episode in 2020. Features Mo Gilligan, Othman Reid, Dane Baptiste, Danny Gray and others.

Press Clippings

I Talk Telly Awards 2020 nominations

After Life, Friday Night Dinner, Gavin & Stacey, Ghosts, Home, Inside No. 9, Man Like Mobeen and This Country are amongst the nominees for the I Talk Telly Awards 2020.

British Comedy Guide, 8th November 2020

Review: Black, British and Funny

The documentary is very funny, engaging, easy to understand and inspiring. I do feel, however, that it coddled and tried to wrap viewers in cotton wool by not naming the elephant in the room: institutional racism.

Keziah Spaine, Forge Today, 1st November 2020

Mo Gilligan: Black, British And Funny review

Mo Gilligan's Black, British And Funny was as much polemic as celebration, asking those awkward questions about the dearth of opportunities for black comics.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 16th October 2020

Mo Gilligan: I can't be the poster boy for diversity

For things to change we need more representation on TV, in front of the camera, behind the camera, and at the top levels.

Mo Gilligan, i Newspaper, 15th October 2020

Mo Gilligan to present Channel 4 documentary Black, British And Funny

Channel 4 is to broadcast Black, British And Funny, a documentary looking at the black comedy circuit's history. Mo Gilligan will present.

British Comedy Guide, 24th August 2020